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He Feels No Pain Rodtang Jitmuangnon vs. Tagir Khalilov Was Insane

Watch highlights from the Muay Thai clash between Rodtang Jitmuangnon and Tagir Khalilov.


Loh Kean Yew gets kind draw for World Championships title defence

SINGAPORE — Loh Kean Yew will begin his Badminton World Championships men's singles title defenceagainst Spain's world No.59 Pablo Abian, with the Singaporean given a relatively comfortable passage until the quarter-finals. Following the official draw on Wednesday (10 August) for the championships - to be held from 22 to 28 August in Tokyo - the wo...


Raza at the controls of high-flying Zimbabwe

With all the noise going on elsewhere in the wealthy world of white ball cricket, it is easy to miss a small revolution taking place in a territory that since 2003 has become something of a backwater. On Sunday, Zimbabwe pulled off a great run chase for the second time in three days to beat Bangladesh by five wickets and take a winning 2-0 lead in a three-match one-day international series, which closes in Harare on Wednesday. It followed hard...


How are Everton making transfers despite spending regulations?

Everyone is very curious on how exactly the Blues have been able to bring in players


Rangers warned beating self destructive duds doesn't matter as one Celtic fan celebrates Ibrox glory - Hotline

David McCarthy answers your calls as the big win at Ibrox over Union Saint-Gilloise dominates the blower.


Daily Thread: 10 August 2022

Wednesday Edition of the Daily Merengue


Raducanu out of National Bank Open after first-round defeat

Emma Raducanu made a first-round exit at the National Bank Open in Toronto after losing in straight sets to defending champion Camila Giorgi.


Soccer-Fulham sign Diop from West Ham

(Reuters) - Newly promoted Fulham FC have signed French defender Issa Diop from West Ham United, both Premier League clubs announced on Wednesday. The 25-year-old, who signed a five-year deal, played 26 games, scored one goal and made two assists for West Ham last season. "Issa('s)... experience and formidable presence will be important to our sq...


‘He Makes Me Push Hard’ – Christian Lee Training With Younger Bro Adrian Ahead Of Ok Rematch

Ahead of his World Title shot at ONE 160, the former lightweight king credits 16-year-old phenom Adrian Lee.


Airdrie have claimed big advantage in League One with fast start, says Rhys McCabe

The Diamonds player-boss helped his side thrash Falkirk on Saturday to make a statement of intent


Javier Hernandez offers to play for Man Utd for free amid current crisis

Man Utd legend Javier Hernandez says he would play for free if the opportunity to return ever came up as he currently focuses on an MLS title challenge with LA Galaxy


Man Utd's 13 French players ranked in order of greatness amid Adrien Rabiot links

Manchester United's search for a new midfieder has seen Adrien Rabiot linked, but the club have had a mixed record with French signings during the Premier League era


Real Madrid hope stability breeds success as La Liga kicks off

Real Madrid are hoping a summer of stability sets them up for a successful defence of the Spanish title as the season kicks off in La Liga this weekend, despite some eye-catching moves in the transfer market from Barcelona. - If Barcelona cannot close the gap to Real then it appears unlikely anyone else can, with Atletico Madrid not looking significantly stronger than last year, when they finished third.


9 SPFL transfers that looked to be made up but actually turned out to be true

It comes amid Manchester United fans left open-jawed as their club pursue Marko Arnautovic this summer


Pol Espargaro doesn’t think Honda is reacting to MotoGP woes

Pol Espargaro isn’t sure the problems Honda is facing at races in MotoGP this season is being relayed back to Japan as “we’re not getting the material we need”.


Rockenfeller to make NASCAR debut at Watkins Glen

2010 Le Mans 24 Hours winner Mike Rockenfeller will make his NASCAR Cup Series debut this season at Watkins Glen.


Who is Anthony Modeste? Borussia Dortmund’s New Number 9.

Borussia Dortmund have signed Anthony Modeste on a 1-year deal. Who exactly is BVB’s new striker?


Serena Williams announces her retirement from tennis

Record-breaking tennis star Serena Williams is retiring from the sport.


Brentford complete £16.7m deal for Damsgaard

Brentford have completed a £16.7m deal for Sampdoria midfielder Mikkel Damsgaard, with the Bees ending their search for Christian Eriksen's replacement.


Golf-Scheffler calls LIV golfers lawsuit against PGA Tour 'frustrating'

(Reuters) - World number one Scottie Scheffler said he was frustrated by a lawsuit brought by three LIV Golf players against the PGA Tour as they want to compete in the lucrative FedExCup playoffs even though they knew they would be banned if they joined the breakaway circuit. Talor Gooch, Hudson Swafford and Matt Jones have all been suspended fr...


Gravel Notes Podcast: Rally Finland review and Tom's Toyota co-drive

Rally Finland produced a truly incredible World Rally Championship battle as Ott Tanak spoiled the homecoming for points leader Kalle Rovanpera.


Photo Gallery: All Star Skills Challenge MLS vs LIGA MX

The top players from North America’s top leagues displayed their skills on a festive night.


Auba can be the difference maker for Barca this season

Key to Xavi’s aspirations


'Passion, desire and fire' - Rangers turn CL qualifier around

Rangers produced an impressive comeback to beat Union Saint-Gilloise 3-2 on aggregate in their Champions League qualifier and book their place in the play-off round.


Superlek Vs. Goncalves Grand Prix Semifinal Added To ONE On Prime Video 1; Full Card Revealed

The August 26 show will also feature the welterweight MMA match between Zebaztian Kadestaim and Iuri Lapicus.


Murray beaten in Toronto | Norrie, Evans through to second round

Andy Murray lost in straight sets in the first round of the National Bank Open as Cameron Norrie progressed.


National novelties: Racer back to UK after 60 years and Mustang battle

A driver returning to race in the UK after almost 60 years, a brilliant Ford Mustang battle and ex-BTCC driver Lea Wood racing a Ford Escort are among the unusual national motorsport stories this week


Villarreal braced for Yeremy Pino offer from Premier League giants

The Yellows are said to be expecting an offer


Soccer-Germany coach Flick delighted with Werner's Leipzig return

BERLIN (Reuters) -Timo Werner's return to his former club RB Leipzig is good news both for the league and for the player, who will continue competing at the highest level, Germany coach Hansi Flick said, with the year-ending World Cup just around the corner. Werner, whose form over the past two years raised questions about whether he was the right ...


Minnesota Vikings and Danielle Hunter look to London on road back to NFL summit

The Minnesota Vikings take on the New Orleans Saints in London on October 4 in what will be a crucial stop in a season with high hopes of bouncing back under a new head coach


The Hoddle of Coffee: Tottenham news and links for Tuesday, August 9

Sweaters on the touchline? In this weather?


Nashville IndyCar winner Dixon feared race was ruined by shunt

Scott Dixon was convinced that car damage had ended his victory hopes at IndyCar's Nashville round, before working his way to the front to eventually claim his 53rd series win.


Gasly: AlphaTauri has the “right tools” to recover F1 form

Pierre Gasly believes his AlphaTauri Formula 1 team has the “right tools” with which to solve its recent issues.


WRC Finland: The Good, The Bad and an inspired Tanak

The World Rally Championship returned to rallying’s spiritual home in Finland where rally mad fans gathered to support their new home hero Kalle Rovanpera. While Rovanpera threw everything at trying to claim a home win, it was Hyundai’s Ott Tanak that delivered a stunning surprise win. Autosport reviews the highs, lows, turning points, close calls and heartbreak from Rally Finland


DTM evaluating adding Nurburgring Nordschleife to 2023 calendar

The DTM is believed to be seriously considering a return to the legendary Nurburgring Nordschleife as early as 2023, but it must overcome several hurdles to make the race a reality.


'Tough night' for McIlroy after Open disappointment

Rory McIlroy endured a "tough night" after an agonizing Open Championship defeat extended his major drought, but the Northern Ireland star said the misery didn't linger. "That night was tough," McIlroy, a four-time major winner, said Wednesday as he prepared for the US PGA Tour St. Jude Championship in Memphis, Tennessee.


MLB photo of the day: Best of the 2022 season

Take a look through all the best shots of the 2022 Major League Baseball season from around the USA TODAY Network.


Lothar Matthäus says that Bayern Munich are the frontrunners for the Bundesliga title

Matthäus not dissing Bayern? That’s unheard of!


Serena Williams announces upcoming retirement - 'the countdown has begun'

Serena Williams has announced her upcoming retirement from tennis as she admitted on Tuesday she is "evolving away" from the sport.


Lance Armstrong has married Anna Hansen

Lance Armstrong has married Anna Hansen in a romantic ceremony in France with their two kids, Oliva


League of Legends: Worlds 2022 is a multi-stop event, but is that a good thing?

The League of Legends (LoL) Season 2022 World Championship will tour across North America this year, with 24 teams travelling from Mexico to New York, Atlanta, and California on their quest to claim the mantle of LoL world champions. Since the LoL Continental League (LCL) won’t be able to compete in this year’s Worlds because of the Russia-Ukraine ...


2022 NFL training camp photos

The NFL season is just around the corner, and teams are gearing up with the start of training camps. Take a look at all the action.


'I can't do this forever' - Williams takes first singles win for over a year

Serena Williams won her first singles match since last year's French Open with a first-round victory in Toronto.


LIV Golf lawsuit makes controversy 'more personal' - McIlroy

Controversy swirling over the upstart LIV Golf series got "a little more personal" when 11 LIV rebels sued the US PGA Tour this week, Northern Ireland star Rory McIlroy said Wednesday. That said, Thomas agreed with McIlroy that the lawsuit, and the demand of LIV rebels that they be allowed to return to the PGA Tour, intensified feeling around the issue.


Celtic cup clash was a good lesson for us but we're disappointed to lose, says Rovers boss

Albion Rovers boss Brian Reid says his patchwork side did well against the Glasgow club


Martinez: Onana one of Europe's top prospects | 'He reminds me of a young Vieira'

Belgium manager Roberto Martinez says Everton's new signing Amadou Onana is "one of the most exciting prospects in Europe".


“He’s shown what he can do”: Stefan Effenberg praises Bayern Munich sporting director Hasan Salihamidžić on transfer window efforts

When was the last time an ex-Bayern player said something good about us?


Dota 2 Arlington Major Day 6: PSG.LGD, OG, Spirit, Aster through to semis

Day 6 of the Dota 2PGL Arlington Major saw the Playoffs commence with the first round of upper bracket matches. Chinese juggernauts PSG.LGD, Stockholm Major champions OG, The International 10 (TI10) champions Team Spirit, and Team Aster advanced to the upper bracket semi-finals after they defeated BOOM Esports, Entity, Outsiders, and Fnatic, respec...


Jonathan Haggerty Is Ready For Revenge

Watch highlights from former ONE Flyweight Muay Thai World Champion Jonathan Haggerty.


Basketball-Jackson named in Australia squad for home World Cup

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Hall of Famer Lauren Jackson will end her lengthy international retirement at the Women's World Cup in Sydney next month after being named in the Australia squad for the tournament on Wednesday. The 41-year-old triple Olympic silver medallist and 2006 world champion announced her retirement from elite basketball in 2016 after a...